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Wednesday 29 March 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Blessington

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# Blessington
Suspected arson attack overnight at home in Co Wicklow
The attack occurred in a housing estate on the edge of Blessington.
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# Blessington
High Court orders Wicklow farmer not to trespass at Russborough House in dispute over right to farm land on the estate
The court heard that Mr Egar has been farming various lands on the Russborough estate since 1976.
# great scott
FAI International Player of the Year Scott signs new deal with Birmingham until 2021
Harriet Scott has agreed a new deal with Birmingham City for the next two seasons.
# Blessington
Gardaí say missing 14-year-old found 'safe and well'
Elisah Carroll was last seen in Blessington on 10 April.
# Blessington
Motorcyclist (49) killed in Wicklow traffic collision
The fatal collision took place on the N81 near Blessington last night.
# Wicklow
Cyclist seriously injured after collision with bus in Blessington this evening
As of 10pm this evening, the male cyclist was still at the scene.
# Courts
Student jailed for 11 months for wrecking holiday home on St Patrick's Day
The judge said he had no choice but to impose a custodial sentence.
# Wicklow
Man arrested over murder of Paul Byrne whose skeletal remains were found in 2010
The skeletal remains were found by a forestry worker felling trees in a remote area of Blessington.
# Fatal
Young man killed in Wicklow motorbike crash
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.
# Armed Robbery
Staff held up with handgun and 'sword-like' object in Blessington robbery
Two men have been arrested in connection with a filling station robbery last night.
# Grow House
Man charged after €130k drugs seizure in Wicklow
A large quantity of cannabis plants were uncovered in Blessington.
# Blessington
Gardaí investigate sudden death of teen found in community centre
The teen was taken to hospital in Naas, where he later died.
# big freeze 2010
Your 'Seems Like Lovely Weather for a Dip' Pics of the Day
Stay classy, Blessington Lakes…
# Road Death
Man in his 60s killed in Wicklow crash
Gardaí are appealing for anyone who may have been on the N81 this morning to help with their investigation.
# Blessington
Motorcyclist killed after collision with car in Wicklow
The accident happened at Crosscool Harbour (N81), Blessington, Co Wicklow at around 6.35pm yesterday evening.
# Priestless Parishes
Catholic church preparing for priestless parishes
The Irish Catholic newspaper has reported that Catholic bishops are drawing up radical new plans for laypeople-led Sunday services.
# Tragedy
Hundreds attend funeral of James Nolan in Blessington
The 21-year-old was buried in his hometown this morning.
# Tragedy
Post-mortem suggests no foul play in Poland death of James Nolan
Prosecutors in Poland say the results of an autopsy suggests the soccer fan’s drowning was a tragic accident.
# R.I.P.
Mayor of Bydgoszcz asks UEFA for minute's silence to remember James Nolan
Rafal Bruski appeals to UEFA, as Irish tricolours are flown throughout the city to mark the death of the 21-year-old.
# James Nolan
Body identified as missing James Nolan
The body recovered from a Polish canal yesterday has been identified as missing 21-year-old James Nolan, from Co Wicklow.
# FindJames
Search for James Nolan continues in Poland
Meanwhile, friends and family back home have seen social media efforts get his name trending on Twitter.
# Missing
James Nolan: Parents of Irish student missing in Poland make appeal
The parents of 21-year-old Irish student James Nolan, who went missing in Poland on Saturday, have made an appeal for help in locating him.
# Dublin Bus
Dublin bus stolen from city centre
Gardaí stopped the bus in Blessington, Co. Wicklow – over 30 kilometres from where it was stolen.
# Collision
Young girl killed in Co Wicklow road accident
The nine-year-old girl was killed after a collision with a car in Blessingtown, Co Wicklow, this evening.
# Floods
Unidentified body located in search for garda swept into Liffey during floods
The search for Ciaran Jones, 25, resumed this morning and involves mountain and river rescue teams, as well as air support and gardaí.
# Dublin Floods
Off-duty garda missing after falling into River Liffey near Blessington
A search is underway after the man, understood to be a member of the gardaí, fell into the River Liffey near Blessington.
# Crash
Two killed in separate road crashes overnight
A man and a woman in her 70s have died after collisions in Wicklow and Kerry.